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that did. >> my point is, mr. pratt, even when you have a mass of well-trained people and firearms, you can still have mass murders. >> especially if you tell the victim you can't be armed, you have to wait for the calvary to get here, five, ten, minutes, or in the case of newtown, much later. >> do you know how many mass shootings have been in the united states, tby -- by definition, more than four people in the place? >> in the last 20 years -- >> i can tell you the answer, 62. do you know of the 62 mass shootings how many times a civilian has actually taken out the shooter? >> it is probably not that many, because we make it so hard for people to be able to defend themselves. >> do you want -- i mean, hang on, wait a minute, wait a minute. you have in america 300 million guns in circulation. you wouldn't contest that. 99 laws have been passed since 2009 to make it easier for americans to own guns, to carry them in public, harder for the government to track. and what i'm seeing here is a picture of evermore relaxed gun law laws. and a spike in mass shootings. and in fact, six of the 12 wo
, now, round two, larry pratt, executive director of gun owners of america. mr. pratt, welcome back to you. >> thank you for having me. >> why did you agree to come back? >> well, i thought maybe we could help you sell some more newspapers. >> more newspapers? >> increase your viewership. >> we are a television channel you are aware of that? >> i'm sorry, yes, of course. >> if you are in the meeting tomorrow with vice president biden with the nra and walmart and others, what would you be sayinging? >> that the discussion has not been going anywhere that we can tell in a productive way. we are not talking about people defending themselves precisely in these gun-free zones. hopefully, at some point, we are going to come to the realization that repeating the same policy year after year getting the same deadly results is only going to get us the same deadly results is only going to get us the same deadly results the next time. >> right. so your solution, if you were there in that meeting, would be to arm every school, every church, every hospital, everywhere that members of the public c
an absolute lie. >> well -- you don't know what you are talking about. >> mr. pratt, it doesn't take very long. >> you are these are your own government's data. go tell them that they are lying. you asked them for an apology why don't you. >> you are telling me that 50 murders a year. these are invented statistics and the figures in britain for gun murders are many more times that? >> that is what your own constabulary is saying. i don't know if you are including the murders that occurred well after the gun ban in which 12 people were murdered on the west coast of england. >> don't be patronising. 39 in 2011. >> no you had 970. i don't know what you are talking about. >> this is nonsense, mr. pratt. >> you are from another planet. and that is why you are having trouble living in america. >> you are telling me on cnn we had how many last year? >> 970 and you have a crime rate that is the 4th highest in the world. >> you have just propagated a lie. >> go tell the editors of the telegraph who published that information two days after our last interview. >> there were 39 gun murders in 2011. >> yo
't know what you are talking about. >> mr. pratt t doesn't take long to count 50 gun murders. >> go tell the constabulary of britain if they are lying, ask you them for an apology, why don't you. >> you are telling me, these are simply invented statistics, that figures for gun murders are many more times that? nchlgs that is exactly what your own constabulary is saying, i don't know if you included in your litany, the murders that occurred well after the gun ban, in which 12 people were murdered. i had to look up where it is, it happens to be on the west coast of england. >> don't be patronnizing. 41 in 2009, 39 in 2011. >> no, 970. i don't know what you are talking about. >> this is nonsense, mr. pratt. >> you are from another planet, mr. morgan. that is why you are having trouble living in america. >> you are telling me on cnn, we had how many gun murders last year? >> 970. >> you have propagated an absolute lie. 2011, there were 39 gun murders in england and wales. >> go tell the editors. >> there were 39 gun murders. >> you are whisling past the grave yard. >> you are deliberately l
at the table as well. >> chris: mr. pratt, i think you would agree the national wave of horror over the slaughter of those 20 small children in newtown last month, do you see any sign that ms. tanden and her allies can change the national conversation and get members of congress to as if the first tough gun controls since 1994? >> we don't think there is much likelihood that the congress is going to move on making gun control laws worse than they are. in fact, already, there are a couple of bills that have been put in, one by representative steve stockman, outside of how often that would remove the gun-free zones that have been so much like a magnet to invite mass murderers into zones where they know nobody else will be able to shoot back. and, that, i think, is where the debate is likely to shift. are we really better off when we say no defense is a good defense? >> chris: i want to put up an ad gun control advocates have start running, against democratic senator -- new senator heidi hidecamp of north dakota after she said some of the president's ideas about gun control are extreme
up. but at 10:35 this morning we will have mr. pratt on this program. got it. now to the debt debate. it's turned into a power grab, leading democrats in both houses of congress urging president obama to use the he 14th amendment to bypass congress and go over the debt ceiling. here is what nancy pelosi said about it, and i'm quoting directly, i would use the 14th amendment. which said that the united states will always be paying. i would just go do it. the judge weighs in on the 14th amendment later this hour and coming up right after the opening bell, we'll have art laffer with us, former reagan economic advisor. what happens if we ignore the debt ceiling? i've got big news and a major hit for apple's iphone. weak demand forces the company to cut orders. samsung is the new kid on the block with the galaxy. find out how apple opens after the upcoming break and congress says that climate change is it here and it's our fault. is a carbon tax coming? yeah, art laffer on that, too, apple may be below 500 bucks a share, we'll tell you. we've got it all. [ male announcer ] you are a busin
discuss chris christie's soprano like poor pratt on the front of "time" magazine. how about that? upcoming. so mr. corrie inhold as you may know is shutting down some these pot clubs operating for years because of all the social problems. in portugal they have legalized drugs and had a lot of problems there in zurich they had to stop that. what do you think about that. >> this is america and a free country. the voters of colorado have spoken and we want to treat marijuana like alcohol that was what amendment 64 is all about. it is much safer to treat it that way in a regulated fashion and that's what we are doing. there are hundreds of thousands of alcohol clubs all over america. we are just like those except marijuana. >> bill: i'm wondering about the safer comment. i used to live in denver as you know. everybody has a car. mass transit very minor there in colorado. they go to your club 64. you don't sell marijuana there but you allow them to use. sit sit around and have little snacks i'm sure you sell. then they have to leave and go home and they are stoned and your responsibility for th
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